Check out this great blog post about Livescape by Microsoft's Sean Nolan over on MSDN's Family Health Guy blog!
Livescape is an activity and nutrition journal for Windows Phone that features GPS tracking and the ability to count steps. Keep a log of your daily activities. Calculate the number of calories burned. Track your weight, calorie intake, and monitor your Nutrition Facts from day to day. Import Nutrition Facts using your phone's camera with the help of OCR.
Review your trends using any of the built in graphing features, synchronize with Microsoft® HealthVault®, and share your progress on Facebook and Twitter!
Choose from an assortment of activities to track. Estimate your calories burned based on your height, age, gender, and weight. Set up weight plans to help you lose or gain weight according to your BMR, BMI, and other factors.
(Optionally synchronize with Microsoft® HealthVault®)
Livescape provides a cluster of health and fitness features wrapped into one, simple app. Some features include:
Live Tiles, Reminders, and support for Fast Application Switching (available in the Mango version)
Support for the Metric System, as well as, English Units
GPS tracking and logging for your activities (optional)
Step counting (Pedometer) with estimated distance traveled and calories burned
Ability to import Nutrition Facts and recipes from the Internet
Ability to scan Nutrition Facts labels using your phone's camera (not available in trial version)
Consumption Tracking (Food, Drinks, Water, Meals, Recipes, and Mixes) with the ability to enter Nutrition Facts manually
Special Soft Lock feature for phones that do not allow the pedometer to run under a fully locked screen
Calculate Body Fat, Lean Mass, and Fat Mass based on Waist, Hip, and Neck measurements
Weight, Blood Pressure, Mood, Stress, and Measurement tracking
Synchronize with a wireless weight scale, body composition reader, or blood pressure cuff using Microsoft® HealthVault® (optional)
BMI and BMR Calculation
Ability to track ailments such as allergies, headaches, fevers, flus, and cramps
Share progress with friends on Facebook and Twitter (not available in trial version)
Privacy features (optionally conceal your age and weight when posting to Facebook)
Backup and Restore all of your data in Livescape using a free, online service "livescape.mobi" (not available in trial version)
Create multiple profiles on your device for family and friends
Fertility calculation (be notified on ideal days to conceive a child based on a given fertility cycle)
Bonus Feature: Chipotle Mexican Grill calculator (calculate the Nutrition Facts for your favorite Chipotle meals)
Watch a demonstration video of Livescape on YouTube. For the best quality, please switch to 1080p and set to full screen, if your Internet connection supports it.
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